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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that during the very early morning hours Saturday, Feb. 10, between 12:01 a.m. and 6:00 a.m, MetroCard Vending Machines will not process credit and debit transactions.
MTA's Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work
Thirteen canine and police officer teams graduated from MTA Police Department explosives detection and anti-terrorism training this morning at a ceremony at Grand Central Terminal.
From hitting the slopes to watching an eagle take flight, with discounted package deals and convenient travel, Metro-North makes it easy to get away for some winter fun.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work
On the Connecticut side of the tracks, an elevator and redesigned stairwell provide a new means of access from Westchester Avenue directly to the platform. On the New York-bound side, a new ramp has been constructed adjacent to an existing staircase, which provides direct access to the train station parking lot from Westchester Avenue. Both of these improvements help the station to meet standards set forth by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board voted on Wednesday to approve the purchase of 535 state-of-the-art, next-generation R211 subway cars for MTA New York CityTransit's Department of Subways and Staten Island Railway.
Learn about cashless tolling at MTA's crossings.
The MTA has launched a new dashboard for its Access-A-Ride program.
The MTA's Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work
The Long Island Rail Road has partnered with the Progressive Insurance® New York Boat Show®, taking place January 24-28, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, to offer rail customers special discounts with a combined ticket option. The package is part of the LIRR’s 2018 New York City Getaways and includes discounted round-trip rail to Penn Station – about a 15-minute walk from the Javits Center -- and admission to the New York Boat Show, adding up to significant savings of up to 35% off.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and New York City Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) recently announced the dates for a series of jointly held open houses in January and February aimed at engaging those communities in Manhattan and Brooklyn that will be affected by the repairs to the Canarsie Tunnel on the L line.
The MTA's Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work
As part of the on-going Enhanced Stations Initiative, Stewart Manor LIRR station is receiving a slate of enhancements designed to improve the customer experience as well as strengthen safety initiatives at this stop along the Hempstead Branch.
With advanced machinery that lays down rail 10x faster than ever before, the Long Island Rail Road Double Track project will completely lay down all 13 miles of new track between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma this month, and enable the project to be completed a whopping 16 months ahead of schedule.
In observance of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. birthday on Monday, January 15, Metro-North Railroad services will operate on special schedules.
In observance of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. birthday on Monday, January 15, Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) services will operate on special schedules.
In observance of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. birthday on Monday, January 15, New York City Subway, Buses and Staten Island Railway services will operate on special schedules.
The MTA is moving New York towards a cleaner, greener future with the start of a three-year pilot program for 10 all-electric buses with the goal of reducing emissions and modernizing the MTA's bus fleet.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work

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